Labour Day weekend is a winning weekend for lottery players in Ontario!
The winning ticket worth $7-million for the LOTTO 6/49 draw on Saturday September 5, 2015 was sold in the Sault Ste. Marie region.
The winning ticket for the LOTTO 6/49 Guaranteed $1-Million Prize was sold in Orangeville.
Plus, a winning ENCORE ticket worth $100,000 was sold in Thunder Bay.
Since LOTTO 6/49 was launched in June 1982, Ontario players have won more than $10.9 billion in prizes, including 1,313 jackpot wins.
There have been 233 Guaranteed $1 Million Prize draws to date. Ninety-eight of the winning tickets have been sold in Ontario. As of September 5, 2015, there have been a total of 3,300 LOTTO 6/49 draws.
For more information, please visit olg.ca and click on Lotteries.
The next LOTTO 6/49 draw is on Wednesday September 9, 2015 for an estimated $5 million jackpot and the Guaranteed $1 Million Prize draw.
OLG is a provincial agency responsible for province-wide lottery games and gaming facilities. Since 1975, OLG has provided nearly $40 billion to the Province and the people of Ontario.
OLG’s annual payments to the Province have helped support health care; education, research, prevention and treatment of problem gambling; amateur sport through the Quest for Gold program; and local and provincial charities.
OLG was a Premier Sponsor of the TORONTO2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games.